Category Archives: Vacation

Kapnos, Washington DC

Kapnos Private Events – El Silencio Mezcal, Plymouth Sloe Gin, Tepache, Lime, Coconut Pikkilia Platter – Flatbread / Tyrokafteri – Feta, Smoked Manouri Cheese, Grains of Paradise / Hummus – Chickpea, Tahini, Sultan Chutney / Melitzanosalata – Eggplant, Peppers, Walnuts, … Continue reading

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Sugar Shack Donuts and Coffee, Washington DC

Sugar Shack Donuts and Coffee Caramel Chocolate Chip Donut Vegan Maple French Toast Donut Red Velvet Donut with Cream Cheese Glaze Butterbeer Donut Recently opened in Shaw, its immigration from the suburbs long awaited by fans who made the Arlington … Continue reading

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Ted’s Bulletin on 14th, Washington DC

Ted’s Bulletin Cinnamon Roll As Big As ‘Ya Head Four Layer Carrot Cake Vanilla Cruller Cinnamon Brown Sugar Ted Tart Strawberry Doughnut Holes Now with four locations in the D.C. Metro, the space in the ever-evolving 14th Street Corridor a … Continue reading

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Le Diplomate, Washington DC

Le Diplomate Coffee Complimentary Bread Basket – Cranberry + Raisin Walnut Bread, Whole Wheat Bread, Baguette and Butter Foie Gras Parfait – Pain d’Epice, Huckleberry Moutarde, Brioche Toast Mushroom Tart – Pioppini Mushrooms, Truffle Pecorino Poached Eggs Basquaise – Prosciutto, … Continue reading

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Johannes, Palm Springs CA

Johannes Baguette with Garbanzo Bean Puree, Avocado and Herbs Cheese Spaetzeln – Sauteed House Made Noodles, Melted Gruyere and Fontina, Wild Arugula, Onions, Chives Weinerschnitzel – Roasted Parslied Fingerling Potatoes, Cucumber in Dill Sour Cream Dressing, Cranberry Jelly, Lemon Jager … Continue reading

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Rooster and the Pig, Palm Springs CA

Rooster and the Pig Vietnamese Iced Coffee Complimentary Jook – Herbs, Crispy Shallots Lemongrass Pork and Date Summer Roll – Lettuce, Rice Noodle, Crispy Shallots, Herbs Vietnamese Crispy Roll – Chicken, Wood Ear Mushrooms, Glass Noodles with Simple Salad Crispy … Continue reading

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Jake’s, Palm Springs CA

Jake’s Monte Cubano Sandwich – Fresh Turkey, Black Forest Ham, Gruyere, Pickles, Dijon Garlic Aioli on Egg-dipped Brioche Hummingbird Cake – Banana and Pineapple Spice Cake, Cream Cheese Buttercream First off, yes, Jake’s Restaurant is named after a West Highland … Continue reading

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Sherman’s Delicatessen and Bakery, Palm Springs CA

Sherman’s Delicatessen and Bakery Beef n’ Latkas – Pastrami between two Potato Latkes served with Coleslaw, Applesauce and Sour Cream San Jacinto – Chocolate Ganache, Chocolate Cake, Chocolate Mousse, Cheesecake Carrot Cake – Raisins, Walnuts and Cream Cheese Icing Originally … Continue reading

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Cheeky’s, Palm Springs CA

Cheeky’s Vittoria Coffee Skillet Monkey Bread with Cream Cheese Glaze French Toast with Huckleberry Syrup, Greek Yogurt, Local Honey and 100% Pure Maple Syrup Cinnamon Roll Open Thursday through Monday with a menu that has changed 466 times since opening … Continue reading

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Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs CA

Workshop Kitchen + Bar Braised Pork Cheek Fries – Red Curry, Shoestring Potatoes, Pickled Radish, Smoked & Shaved Brussels Duck Study #1 – Duck & Kimchi Anson Mills Fried Rice, Chinese 5-Spice, Fried Duck Egg Double Espresso – Ice HA’s … Continue reading

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The Tropicale, Palm Springs CA

The Tropicale Restaurant Pumpkin Cranberry Coffee Cake Crispy Southern Fried Chicken on a Bacon Jalapeno Waffle with Country Gravy, Collard Greens and Maple Syrup Maple Glazed Doughnut Bread Pudding with Spiced Pecans and Butter Pecan Gelato Described as “chic and … Continue reading

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Great Shakes, Palm Springs CA

Great Shakes Buttered Pecan Shake – Housemade Butterscotch Sauce and Toasted Buttered Pecans with Whipped Cream and a Miniature Donut Date Walnut Shake – Coachella Valley Dates and Fresh Walnuts with Whipped Cream and a Miniature Donut Said by many … Continue reading

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Bill’s Pizza, Palm Springs CA

Bill’s Pizza Pepperoni Slice – Red Sauce, Mozzarella, Pepperoni / Elton John Slice – Garlic Infused Olive Oil Sauce, Artichoke Hearts, Tomatoes, Cooked Spinach, Red Onions, Four Cheese Blend, Feta With locations in Prescott Arizona, Palm Springs and Palm Desert … Continue reading

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Wilma & Frieda’s Cafe, Palm Desert CA

Wilma & Frieda’s Cafe Coffee from Koffi Cinnamon Brown Sugar Pop Tart Blackberry Custard French Toast Pumpkin Bar with Pecan Brown Sugar Streusel Snickerdoodle Cookie Whiskey Walnut Tart Tucked away on the second floor of an upscale shopping mall in … Continue reading

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Aspen Mills Bakery, Palm Springs CA

Aspen Mills Bread Chocolate Chip Cookie Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Carrot Raisin Bran Muffin with Pecans Date Cranberry Muffin Cinnamon Chopper With four points of sales in the Coachella Valley, two of them sporting full-scale baking facilities, it was early … Continue reading

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Swiss Donut, Palm Springs CA

Swiss Donut Two Complimentary Glazed Holes Apple Fritter Glazed Old Fashioned Glazed Buttermilk Bar Maple Cruller While most know Palm Springs California for its Native American past, mountainous terrain and outdoor recreational activities including hiking, golfing as well as heavy … Continue reading

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Restaurant Guy Savoy [3,] Las Vegas NV

Restaurant Guy Savoy Salt Cured Foie Gras and Brioche Sandwich Beef Tartare Burger Canapés – Roasted Turnip in Turnip Puree, Almond-Hazelnut Crust, Lemon Zest / Matsutake Mushroom Tart / Crispy Salmon Skin with Cured Salmon, Lemon Vinaigrette, Chive Cream Cheese … Continue reading

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Canalla Bistro by Ricard Camarena, Valencia ES

Canalla Bistro by Ricard Camarena Kir Royale – Cava and Cassis Nigiri Sandwiched Beijing Duck / Roast Chicken Croquette / Creamy Crunchy Cod Fritte and Miso Russian Thai Salad, Peanuts, Brown Coconut, Herbs Squash Ribbon Salad, Green Mango, Parmesan Cheese … Continue reading

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ABaC Restaurant, Barcelona ES

ABaC Restaurant Lime Cactus, Tequila, Green Leaves Galician Salmon, Cured Egg Yolk, Trout Roe, Soya Butter, Nori Textures Bloody Mary On the Rocks Barnacles, Lemon Froth Melon with Iberian Ham – Melon Meringue/Ham Ice, Melon Soup/Ham Spheres Lobster au Naturel … Continue reading

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Xurreria Trebol, Barcelona ES

Xurreria Trebol Baccala Fritters Chocolate Churro Vanilla Churro Dulce de Luche Churro Originally opened in the 1950s by Juan Bacells Xurreria Trebol is said by many to sell Barcelona’s best Churro, and although he and his wife have long since … Continue reading

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